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April 29, 2020

Masks and Hearing Aids

We seem to be moving towards a time where everyone will be wearing masks in public places. When we are able to open our clinic doors again, staff and clients alike will most likely be donning masks. Although more and more articles and papers are […]
April 15, 2020

Pairing Phonak Marvel hearing aids

Unlike many other manufacturers which have settled on the MFi Bluetooth low energy platform, which pair primarily to iPhones and a very select few Android devices, Phonak has decided to use Bluetooth Classic. This allows the new Marvel products (Audeo, Virto, Bolero, Naidia and Sky) […]
April 14, 2020

Pairing MFi hearing aids

Many of the latest models of Beltone, Bernafon, Oticon, ReSound, Signia, Starkey and Widex hearing aids make use of Apple’s MFi technology (made for iPhone). This video walks you through the steps of how to pair your hearing aids to your iPhone or iPad devices. […]
February 25, 2020
Presbycusis - age related hearing loss

Presbycusis and it’s effects on speech understanding

What is Presbycusis? Presbycusis is a pattern of hearing loss found in older adults, also known as age related hearing loss. The natural degeneration of the hearing system as we age is common. A typical onset of presbycusis can go unnoticed for 2-5 years. The […]
January 31, 2020
Whether it is a landline or a mobile phone, modern hearing aids are more compatible with the telephone than ever before

Hearing Loss and the Telephone; A Complicated Relationship

For hearing aid users, using the telephone can be a challenging task. Proper placement, speaker phone, environmental noise are all things one must consider when answering a phone call. Speech understanding over the telephone can be difficult for individuals with normal hearing. It can be […]